Raymond R. Christian, 83, of Oak Lawn, died April 21, at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. Visitation was held at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home in Oak Lawn on April 23. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Catherine of Alexandria Church on April 24. Burial was at St. Casimir Cemetery in Chicago.
Mr. Christian is survived by his wife, Emily; his sons, Raymond Jr. and William; his daughters, Diana Shields, Carol Maslowski, Deborah Gunther, Judith Rubik and Teresa Christian; his brother, Edward; many nieces and nephews; and 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Mr. Christian was born in Chicago.
Memorials may be sent to the American Heart Association.